Tribunal ruling causes pistol reboot

Tribunal ruling causes pistol reboot

by Ken Pole   Army personnel who have been waiting for their vintage nine-millimetre Browning Hi-Power semi-automatic pistols to be replaced will have to wait a while longer. This is even though Hi-Power parts are no longer available – production of the 1930s...
Browning Hi-Power to meet its replacement

Browning Hi-Power to meet its replacement

Handgun manufactures could have a request for proposals (RFP) to mull over in the early New Year. The Department of National Defence intends to move forward with a project to finally replace the nine-millimetre Browning Hi-Power semi-automatic pistol worn by Canadian...
Small Arms: The painstaking process of procuring new weaponry

Small Arms: The painstaking process of procuring new weaponry

by Ken Pole   Small arms remain the sharp end of ground operations, especially in areas of closely-packed urban combat that have become the norm in many conflicts. So it’s fair to say that the more modern the weapon, the better. It’s a concept the Canadian Armed...